Media Releases

For media inquiries contact:

Steven Deare - Media and Communications Officer

phone 02 9911 9819

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Media Releases - 2018 - Category
  • One of Europe’s quintessential ball games, bocce, and its community are thriving at Croydon after Burwood Council installed a synthetic court at Blair Park.

    Fri, 16 August 2019
  • Two Sydney builders have been convicted by the courts for carrying out work without approval, as Burwood Council staff remain vigilant for unlawful building activity.

    Fri, 02 August 2019
  • A worker who illegally dumped tree branches at a Burwood park has been identified by Burwood Council officers and his employer given a hefty fine.

    Mon, 29 July 2019
  • Burwood community members will pay tribute to those killed in one of the worst military atrocities in Australia’s history when they gather at Burwood Park on Sunday 4 August.

    Tue, 23 July 2019
  • Burwood Council is calling on you to help decide how to fund Burwood’s future.

    Wed, 12 December 2018
  • Burwood Mayor Cr Faker has officially declared war on abandoned trolleys, calling for the implementation of bollards outside shopping centres at the Council Meeting on 25 September 2018.

    Wed, 26 September 2018
  • Twelve hours of live entertainment will feature at Burwood Council’s Lunar New Year celebrations this year in Burwood Park on Saturday, 3 March 2018.

    Fri, 13 April 2018
  • Burwood Council has appointed Mr Bruce Macdonnell as its new General Manager at the Council Meeting held on 27 March 2018 at Burwood Council Chambers.

    Wed, 28 March 2018
  • Burwood Council is joining forces with our local community to help empower, motivate and celebrate women’s achievements as part of International Women’s Day by encouraging everyone to make a pledge towards gender equality.

    Thu, 01 March 2018
  • Better brush up on your geography, recall your history, and grab your most knowledgeable friends as Burwood Council will be celebrating Harmony Day at The Burwood Hotel with free multicultural pub trivia competition.

    Thu, 01 March 2018
  • Australian Olympian, Jo Brigden-Jones, helped welcome our newest Australians and award our local heroes at our Australia Day Citizenship and Awards Ceremony.

    Wed, 31 January 2018